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Red Wings take lead in less than 2 minutes

Score twice in second period against Lightning

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Green's game-tying goal

DET@TBL, Gm1: Green ties game in 2nd with deflection

R1, Gm1: Mike Green drills a slap shot from the right point that deflects off the stick of a defender and past Ben Bishop, tying the game at 1

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The Detroit Red Wings scored twice in a 1:56 span of the second period to take a 2-1 lead against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Wednesday.

Mike Green scored 2:11 into the second period to tie the game before Justin Abdelkader scored at 4:07.

Nikita Kucherov gave Tampa Bay a 1-0 lead 6:23 into the first period with the first goal of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs.

They are playing Game 1 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Amalie Arena in Tampa.

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